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Male mountain bluebird on nest box

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​From the grassy prairie lands to the snow-covered peaks, Colorado is home to more than 400 species of birds.

Whether you enjoy watching raptors soar through the sky, waterfowl dive for fish or songbirds flutter through the branches, you can find it at Colorado State Parks. So grab your binoculars and don’t forget your camera. 

Birding with Kids: Birds are less elusive than many other kinds of wildlife and provide valuable lessons in ecology – the interaction between animals and their environment. Kids enjoy watching birds at any age. Consider the activities witin "Birding with Kids​" to help your children become excited about birds.

 Species Profiles

From the Bald Eagle to the Yellow-breasted Chat, view Species profiles for over thirty birds commonly found in Colorado. Learn detailed information about range, habitat, diet, reproduction and and much more. 

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 Activities & Learning

Currently there are 40 trails with over 800 sites w​here you can explore Colorado and view watchable wildlife. A​​lternatively, you can view an interactive map with the trail locations.